Dublin International Piano Competition
Saeyoon Chon (piano)
The Dublin International Piano Competition is proud to present the winner of its 2018 Competition, the Korean pianist Saeyoon Chon, in recital at Pavilion Theatre. Chon has been widely praised for his flawless technique and hugely sensitive musicianship. His programme includes towering masterpieces of the 19th Century alongside a short work by Belfast composer Deirdre Gribbin.
Saeyoon Chon has been a major prize winner at international piano competitions in Hong Kong, Valencia, Los Angeles, and Seoul, plus Hilton Head International Piano Competition and Young Concert Artists. He has performed at the Verbier, Fourseasons, Orford and Rockport Festivals.
Chon made his New York debut at Carnegie Hall and has given solo recitals at the Gewandhaus in Leipzig, Seoul Arts Center in Seoul, and many others.